I Want to Know What Love Is

When I think of it, it’s funny how the relationships in youth often seemed so predicated on competition, on one being better than the other. Today, Sweety and I were on a mission to find some fresh-picked corn-on-the-cob. There’s a farmers’ market we went to once this summer, but it did not feel safe toContinue reading “I Want to Know What Love Is”

On My Way Back Home

(Warning: lyrics contain a cuss word.) Today’s song, by the American indie rock group, Band of Horses, is on my biggest iTunes playlist, Bday Party playlist. I set it up many years ago to play during parties, and it’s my go-to when I want a somewhat random set of music on shuffle at home orContinue reading “On My Way Back Home”

Age of Steam

From 1979 to 1999 (with a few years out of the paid workforce to stay at home full-time caring for my sons from 1993 to 1996), I worked at a railway. I was mostly in office work, then management, but in the late 90s when I returned, administrative positions were disappearing to cutbacks, and IContinue reading “Age of Steam”